The new CM of Uttarakhand has been announced. BJP MLA Pushkar Singh Dhami is about to become the new CM of Uttarakhand. His name was stamped in the BJP Legislature Party meeting. After the resignation of Tirath Singh Rawat, it has been agreed to make Dhami the new CM amid the ongoing political turmoil in Uttarakhand. Pushkar Singh Dhami will take oath at 6 pm today.
Who is Pushkar Singh Dhami?
Pushkar Singh Dhami has been the state president of BJP Yuva Morcha. He is also very close to the RSS. Pushkar Dhami has been elected MLA twice from marginal assembly constituency Khatima. He is younger than other chief ministers of the state.
Who can be the new CM?
It was being said that young Pushkar singh (BJP MLA from Khatima), BJP MLA from Didihat assembly seat and former state president Bishan Singh Chufal or Trivendra Singh Rawat could be the new CM of Uttarakhand. Trivendra Singh Rawat had recently resigned from the post of CM. But in the end, the name of Pushkar Singh was finalized for the post of CM.
What did Trivendra Singh Rawat say?
Meanwhile, when the media asked Trivendra Rawat that his name is in the race for Uttarakhand CM, he replied – So why are you feeling bad…?
Earlier, former Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat said that if he (Tirath Singh Rawat) had not resigned, it would have created a constitutional crisis. In some states, by-elections were delayed due to Kovid. Circumstances have given rise to this situation. The leader will be elected in today’s assembly meeting.
Legislature party’s meeting called
After the resignation of Tirath Singh Rawat, now Uttarakhand has got a new CM. The meeting of the BJP Legislature Party was held at the party headquarters to decide the next CM of Uttarakhand. The presence of Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar and in-charge Dushyant Kumar Gautam confirmed the name of Pushkar Singh Dhami.